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Table 2 The reported filamentous fungi with nitrilase activity in the previous literature

From: Nitrilases in nitrile biocatalysis: recent progress and forthcoming research

Filamentous fungi Formation type Molecular weight (kDa) Optimum pH / temperature (°C) Stability pH / temperature (°C) Substrate specificity Km(M) Reference
A. furmigatus Inducible - - - α-Aminophenylacetonitrile - [70]
F. oxysporum f sp. melonis Inducible 550 - / 40 6-11 / below 40 Aromatic nitriles 1.7×10-2 [64]
A. niger K10 Inducible >650 8 / 45 7.2-9 / below 30 Aromatic nitriles 4.7×10-3 [66]
F. solani O1 Inducible 580 8 / 50 7 -9 / 35-50 Aromatic nitriles 1.4×10-3 [67]
F. solani IMI 196840 Inducible 550 8 / 45 7.8-9.1 / below 50 Aromatic nitriles - [63, 69]
  1. Note: “-” indicates no data available.